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MPA 5th Annual Walkathon

April 10, 2015

The MPA 5thAnnual Walkathon was held on the school grounds of Menlo Park Academy. The Walkathon fundraiser and community builder has become a student and family favorite, engaging students across the school and welcoming parent participation.

boys at WalkAThonThis year MPA adopted a popular organizing model used by several other schools in the Northeast Ohio region.  MPA families received packets for their student(s) and were asked to send out letters to friends and family members for support of the event.  Prizes were offered to classrooms with the highest participation, families with the most dollars earned, and longest distance donation received.  Once again, the MPA community exceeded expectations and this year the WalkAThon raised over $15,000 in support of the students!

In addition to individual support, local businesses also provided financial support to the WalkAThon.  
Corporate sponsors included:

       Advanced Medical Services                                        Kelley Green Web - Communications & Development
       Ameriprise Financial - Richard Warren                         Krish Services Group, Inc.         
       Barney & Associates                                                 Laba Busnawi - New York Life Insurance
       Crossroads Animal Hospital                                        Micro Clean Services
       Crowd Control Depot                                                  Robert Maschke Architects, Inc.
       Daugherty Construction                                              Superior Medical Care
       Decker Appliance Services                                         The Green Iguana Hotel - John & Gwen Pittman
       DSP Management, LLC                                             The Lakewood Supply Company

       G.S.C. Alterations & More

 

Menlo Park Academy would like to thank all the families for their support, the individual and corporate donors for their generosity, and our students for enthusiastically embracing WalkAThon. What you all do matters!          

Pictured above: Students pose together before the 2014 WalkAThon


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